UPDATE: Authorities Identify Man Killed in Linn Co. Motorcycle Crash

By Larry Burkum, KCRG-TV9

LINN COUNTY, Iowa — A 36-year-old man is dead after officers said he lost control of his motorcycle and crashed Saturday morning.

The Linn County Sheriff’s Office has identified the driver as Benjamin L. Kinkead of Alburnett.

The Linn County Sheriff’s Office said Kinkead was found about 8 a.m. at Covington Road and Chain Bridge Road, just south of Palo.

Investigators said the he lost control and entered the southeast ditch of the intersection. They said Kinkead was dead from injuries suffered in the crash.

Deputies are still investigating the crash.

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